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Process Dashboard Version 1.5

The development team for the Software Process Dashboard Initiative is pleased to announce the availability of version 1.5 of the Process Dashboard! Version 1.5 includes these significant new features:

  • The dashboard is now compatible with version 1.4 and higher of the Java Runtime Environment from Sun Microsystems.
  • The dashboard now contains support for Netscape 6 and higher on Windows platforms, and is also compatible with the Sun Java Plug-in in Internet Explorer.
  • The task and schedule planning tool now contains built-in support for collaboration! You can share your schedules with your co-workers, your manager, and/or your customer, and keep them up-to-date on your progress. If you are working on a project with other people, you can roll up your individual schedules to create an earned value schedule for the project.
  • The task and schedule planning tool helps you to avoid several common planning mistakes.
  • The hierarchy editor now includes a toolbar to facilitate the editing of your work breakdown structure.
  • Numerous user interface enhancements make the hierarchy editor, the time log editor, and the defect log editor easier to use.